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Carol Kaye and Peter Asher to be Honored at 37th Annual TEC Awards

Carol Kaye and Peter Asher to be Honored at 37th Annual TEC Awards

Kaye to receive the Les Paul Innovation Award – Asher will receive the TEC Hall of Fame Award The NAMM TEC Awards Return to The 2022 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California CARLSBAD, Calif. – May 13, 2022 – The NAMM TEC Committee is pleased to announce pioneer and bassist...

Beachlife Festival

Beachlife Festival

BeachLife Festival is right around the corner! See you on Sunday May 15, Redondo Beach! Get tickets at https://beachlifefest.frontgatetickets.com/

The Les Paul Foundation Announces Advisory Council 

The Les Paul Foundation Announces Advisory Council 

Prestigious List of Influential Music Industry Colleagues Makes Up New Advisory Council New York, New York – (February 28, 2022) – The Les Paul Foundation, whose mission is to honor the legacy of Les Paul, has announced the appointment of a new Advisory Council. The...

A Word from One of our Grantees

A Word from One of our Grantees

Nathan Ingram,  who teaches Digital Production and Audio Engineering at Collingswood High School in New Jersey talks about how his class is celebrating the influence of Les Paul and the Les Paul Foundation in this new video.

Banner inspires students at Les Paul Middle School

Banner inspires students at Les Paul Middle School

Waukesha – Les Paul Middle School Principal Rob Bennett wants to be sure that students and all who enters the school know about the school’s namesake. A banner donated by the Les Paul Foundation will do just that. Prior to production, teachers and students reviewed...

Audio Engineering Society NY Section Online Event

Audio Engineering Society NY Section Online Event

Les Paul Historical Presentation Have you ever wondered what drove Les Paul to create the modern recording industry with multi-track recording, over-dubbing, the solid body electric guitar and much more? Hear technical explanations of Les’ inventions plus...

Rest in Peace Al Schmitt

Rest in Peace Al Schmitt

Al Schmitt, a renowned recording producer/engineer with a litany of accolades and accomplishments over the course of his massively influential career, has died at the age of 91, it was reported by various outlets on Tuesday, noting that Schmitt passed Monday evening....